Period
to 19 June 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 47 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Retail 3,235 3,982 4,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 5.62% 5.74% 6.20%
As % of the General category 11.85% 11.59% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,339 2,892 3,489
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +7.00% -4.76% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 27,307 34,343 35,711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 47.46% 49.55% 51.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,519 26,776 28,361
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,375 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Retail in London.

Salary trend for Retail in London

Retail
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in London over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Retail in London

Retail
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the London region over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +7 613 £62,500 +1.42% 91
West London +20 223 £55,000 +10.00% 43
South London -51 39 £50,000 -9.09% 8
North London -7 17 £56,000 -8.57% 3
East London -31 12 £80,000 +39.13% 17
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1,413 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 846 (26.15%) E-Commerce
3 819 (25.32%) Finance
4 503 (15.55%) Java
5 501 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
6 471 (14.56%) SQL
7 469 (14.50%) JavaScript
8 446 (13.79%) Scrum
9 445 (13.76%) Python
10 423 (13.08%) Software Engineering
11 409 (12.64%) Analytics
12 393 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 392 (12.12%) TDD
14 390 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
15 354 (10.94%) Banking
16 352 (10.88%) Microsoft
17 313 (9.68%) DevOps
18 306 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
19 298 (9.21%) Degree
20 295 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
21 294 (9.09%) C#
22 292 (9.03%) Marketing
23 287 (8.87%) SQL Server
23 287 (8.87%) Microservices
23 287 (8.87%) User Experience
24 284 (8.78%) .NET
25 279 (8.62%) CSS
26 278 (8.59%) HTML
26 278 (8.59%) Project Management
27 270 (8.35%) Google

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 103 (3.18%) Confluence
2 93 (2.87%) Apache Spark
3 83 (2.57%) CMS
4 39 (1.21%) SharePoint
5 33 (1.02%) WebSphere
6 25 (0.77%) Apache
6 25 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (0.77%) MS Exchange
7 22 (0.68%) WordPress
8 20 (0.62%) SAS
9 19 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (0.46%) IIS
11 13 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (0.28%) JBoss
14 8 (0.25%) EPiServer
15 6 (0.19%) CICS
15 6 (0.19%) Tornado
16 5 (0.15%) Magnolia
Applications
1 96 (2.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 83 (2.57%) Microsoft Office
3 44 (1.36%) Sketch
4 37 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 34 (1.05%) InVision
6 33 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 32 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 14 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 11 (0.34%) Chatbot
9 11 (0.34%) Marvel
9 11 (0.34%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.25%) Figma
12 6 (0.19%) SPSS
12 6 (0.19%) Zeplin
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
13 4 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.062%) FreeHand
Business Applications
1 81 (2.50%) Magento
2 43 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
3 35 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 34 (1.05%) SAP Hybris
5 26 (0.80%) NetSuite
6 23 (0.71%) SAP CO
6 23 (0.71%) SAP FI
6 23 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
7 20 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
9 10 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
10 7 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (0.22%) SAP PP
10 7 (0.22%) SAP SCM
11 6 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 6 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
11 6 (0.19%) SAP SD
12 5 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
12 5 (0.15%) SAP IBP
12 5 (0.15%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 501 (15.49%) Amazon AWS
2 393 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 167 (5.16%) Office 365
4 137 (4.23%) SaaS
5 133 (4.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 97 (3.00%) Power Platform
7 77 (2.38%) G Suite
8 59 (1.82%) PaaS
9 48 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
10 47 (1.45%) GitHub
11 42 (1.30%) Serverless
12 32 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
13 30 (0.93%) Google Analytics
14 27 (0.83%) Amazon S3
15 26 (0.80%) IaaS
15 26 (0.80%) PowerApps
16 25 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
17 21 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
17 21 (0.65%) Azure Stack
18 20 (0.62%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.13%) Firewall
2 63 (1.95%) WAN
3 57 (1.76%) LAN
4 37 (1.14%) HTTP
5 36 (1.11%) Internet
5 36 (1.11%) VPN
6 34 (1.05%) TCP/IP
7 30 (0.93%) Network Security
8 29 (0.90%) VoIP
9 28 (0.87%) DNS
9 28 (0.87%) Wireless
10 25 (0.77%) BGP
11 22 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (0.65%) OSPF
13 19 (0.59%) WLAN
14 18 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
14 18 (0.56%) DHCP
14 18 (0.56%) SAN
15 13 (0.40%) Broadband
16 12 (0.37%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (8.87%) SQL Server
2 186 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
3 135 (4.17%) Big Data
4 130 (4.02%) NoSQL
5 107 (3.31%) Hadoop
6 104 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 97 (3.00%) Power BI
8 92 (2.84%) MongoDB
9 89 (2.75%) Relational Database
10 83 (2.57%) MySQL
11 79 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
12 73 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 61 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 45 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
15 37 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 35 (1.08%) Redis
17 34 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (1.02%) Apache Hive
19 27 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
20 26 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 227 (7.02%) JIRA
2 208 (6.43%) Git (software)
3 154 (4.76%) Selenium
4 150 (4.64%) Jenkins
5 130 (4.02%) Cucumber
6 70 (2.16%) SoapUI
7 63 (1.95%) JMeter
8 58 (1.79%) WebDriver
8 58 (1.79%) webpack
9 56 (1.73%) Appium
10 52 (1.61%) TeamCity
11 49 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (1.05%) Buildbot
12 34 (1.05%) Ranorex
12 34 (1.05%) WATIR
13 32 (0.99%) Gatling
14 31 (0.96%) Babel
15 30 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
16 25 (0.77%) Axure RP
16 25 (0.77%) JUnit
General
1 819 (25.32%) Finance
2 354 (10.94%) Banking
3 292 (9.03%) Marketing
4 206 (6.37%) Telecoms
5 125 (3.86%) Manufacturing
6 51 (1.58%) Advertising
7 48 (1.48%) Games
8 43 (1.33%) Publishing
9 42 (1.30%) Automotive
10 32 (0.99%) Electronics
10 32 (0.99%) Legal
11 29 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
12 28 (0.87%) French Language
13 24 (0.74%) Back Office
13 24 (0.74%) Law
14 23 (0.71%) Retail Banking
15 17 (0.53%) Front Office
16 16 (0.49%) Investment Banking
17 15 (0.46%) Retail Finance
18 14 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 707 (21.85%) Developer
2 440 (13.60%) Analyst
3 302 (9.34%) Architect
4 166 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
5 163 (5.04%) Senior Developer
6 162 (5.01%) Business Analyst
7 156 (4.82%) Consultant
8 135 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 117 (3.62%) .NET Developer
10 110 (3.40%) Java Developer
11 107 (3.31%) Designer
12 95 (2.94%) Product Manager
13 90 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 84 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
15 83 (2.57%) Senior Manager
16 81 (2.50%) C# Developer
17 73 (2.26%) Product Owner
18 72 (2.23%) Cloud Engineer
19 67 (2.07%) DevOps Engineer
19 67 (2.07%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (8.78%) .NET
2 279 (8.62%) CSS
3 278 (8.59%) HTML
4 218 (6.74%) Web Services
5 186 (5.75%) AngularJS
6 183 (5.66%) React
7 164 (5.07%) Node.js
8 148 (4.57%) RESTful
9 121 (3.74%) REST
10 119 (3.68%) ASP.NET
11 113 (3.49%) XML
12 97 (3.00%) Spring
13 84 (2.60%) JSON
14 78 (2.41%) Redux
15 74 (2.29%) HTML5
16 73 (2.26%) Spring Boot
17 67 (2.07%) Vue.js
18 66 (2.04%) Sass
19 65 (2.01%) SOAP
20 62 (1.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 390 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 287 (8.87%) User Experience
3 105 (3.25%) FMCG
4 103 (3.18%) Greenfield Project
5 99 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 95 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
7 79 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 66 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
9 63 (1.95%) Social Media
10 60 (1.85%) Virtual Team
11 57 (1.76%) Data Centre
12 52 (1.61%) iPad
13 51 (1.58%) Robotics
14 49 (1.51%) Algorithms
15 41 (1.27%) Public Cloud
16 34 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
17 28 (0.87%) Data Structures
17 28 (0.87%) Replication
18 23 (0.71%) EPoS
19 22 (0.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 205 (6.34%) Linux
2 199 (6.15%) Windows
3 105 (3.25%) Apple iOS
4 96 (2.97%) Android
5 69 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 46 (1.42%) Unix
7 36 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.46%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.37%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.22%) VMS
13 7 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 7 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.15%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.12%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.062%) CentOS
16 2 (0.062%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,413 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
2 846 (26.15%) E-Commerce
3 446 (13.79%) Scrum
4 423 (13.08%) Software Engineering
5 409 (12.64%) Analytics
6 392 (12.12%) TDD
7 313 (9.68%) DevOps
8 306 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
9 295 (9.12%) Business Intelligence
10 287 (8.87%) Microservices
11 278 (8.59%) Project Management
12 268 (8.28%) Test Automation
13 257 (7.94%) BDD
14 229 (7.08%) Kanban
15 210 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
16 199 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 192 (5.94%) Mentoring
18 188 (5.81%) Machine Learning
19 174 (5.38%) Artificial Intelligence
20 173 (5.35%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 503 (15.55%) Java
2 471 (14.56%) SQL
3 469 (14.50%) JavaScript
4 445 (13.76%) Python
5 294 (9.09%) C#
6 139 (4.30%) PHP
7 130 (4.02%) Scala
8 111 (3.43%) Ruby
9 80 (2.47%) C
10 68 (2.10%) Java 8
11 67 (2.07%) R
12 61 (1.89%) T-SQL
13 56 (1.73%) C++
14 51 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 47 (1.45%) Kotlin
16 42 (1.30%) Apple Swift
17 39 (1.21%) Groovy
18 36 (1.11%) ES6
18 36 (1.11%) TypeScript
19 34 (1.05%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 298 (9.21%) Degree
2 62 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (1.61%) CISSP
5 50 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (1.55%) Security Cleared
6 49 (1.51%) CISM
7 41 (1.27%) SC Cleared
8 29 (0.90%) CCNP
9 28 (0.87%) MCSA
10 26 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 25 (0.77%) CCNA
11 25 (0.77%) PhD
12 20 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 18 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
14 16 (0.49%) CEH
15 15 (0.46%) MCSE
16 14 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (0.40%) PMI Certification
17 13 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (7.23%) QA
2 104 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 64 (1.98%) GDPR
4 53 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (1.24%) SLA
6 28 (0.87%) COBIT
6 28 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 26 (0.80%) PMO
8 17 (0.53%) Data Quality
9 10 (0.31%) NIST
10 6 (0.19%) Solvency II
11 5 (0.15%) Basel II
11 5 (0.15%) HIPAA
11 5 (0.15%) IFRS
12 3 (0.093%) Basel III
12 3 (0.093%) IFRS 9
12 3 (0.093%) PSD2
13 2 (0.062%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.062%) ISO 20022
13 2 (0.062%) SEPA
System Software
1 172 (5.32%) Docker
2 103 (3.18%) Active Directory
3 93 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (0.99%) vSphere
5 10 (0.31%) HDFS
6 9 (0.28%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.12%) IAG
9 4 (0.12%) XenApp
10 3 (0.093%) Cronacle
10 3 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.062%) iptables
11 2 (0.062%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.031%) vCloud
12 1 (0.031%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.031%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.031%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 114 (3.52%) Terraform
2 102 (3.15%) Kubernetes
3 73 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (2.19%) Ansible
5 49 (1.51%) Puppet
6 29 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
7 24 (0.74%) Mesos
8 23 (0.71%) SCCM
9 18 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
9 18 (0.56%) Perfmon
10 17 (0.53%) Marathon
11 16 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
12 15 (0.46%) Cisco Prime
13 13 (0.40%) WSUS
14 10 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
14 10 (0.31%) Prometheus
15 9 (0.28%) Nagios
16 6 (0.19%) Grafana
16 6 (0.19%) Kibana
16 6 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 352 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 270 (8.35%) Google
3 165 (5.10%) SAP
4 130 (4.02%) Oracle
5 128 (3.96%) VMware
6 99 (3.06%) Tableau
7 98 (3.03%) Adobe
8 87 (2.69%) IBM
9 82 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
10 73 (2.26%) Cisco
11 71 (2.19%) hybris
12 51 (1.58%) HP
13 49 (1.51%) Apple
14 42 (1.30%) Citrix
15 34 (1.05%) Demandware
15 34 (1.05%) SolarWinds
16 31 (0.96%) Splunk
17 30 (0.93%) Dell
18 26 (0.80%) Veeam
19 23 (0.71%) Sitecore